Microsoft Safety Scanner

The Microsoft Safety Scanner is a free downloadable security tool that provides on-demand scanning and helps remove viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It works with your existing antivirus software. Note: The Microsoft Safety Scanner expires 10 days after being downloaded. To rerun a scan with the latest anti-malware definitions, download and run the Microsoft ...

How to safely destroy data on your HDD (Active@ KillDisk)

How to safely destroy data on your HDD (Active@ KillDisk)
Active@ KillDisk allows you to destroy all data on hard disks, SSD & USB disks completely, excluding any possibility of future recovery of deleted files and folders.  It’s a hard disk drive sanitising tool and partition eraser utility.  If you use FDISK, FORMAT utilities, or the standard operating system DELETE command for data removal, there ...

Understanding REIN and SHINE

What are REIN and SHINE? Repetitive Electrical Impulse Noise (REIN) and Single Isolated Impulse Noise (SHINE) describe interference that can affect the stability and performance of a Broadband service. In both cases, a power source is generating interference in the frequencies used by the ADSL Broadband service. REIN is where this interference is generated for ...

How to show hidden devices in Device Manager

only non-Plug and Play devices, drivers, and printers when you click Show hidden devices on the View menu. Devices that you install that are not connected to the computer (such as a Universal Serial Bus [USB] device or “ghosted” devices) are not displayed in Device Manager, To work around this behavior and display devices when ...

ACT! Has Detected The Protexis Licensing Service May Not Be Started Or Installed Properly

http://kb.sagesoftwareonline.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/27479/~/error%3A-%22act!-has-detected-the-protexis-licensing-service-may-not-be-started-or You are attempting to register the Sage ACT! program and receive the error: “ACT! has detected the Protexis licensing service may not be started or installed properly”. This error can be caused by a damaged Verdana bold font. To determine if this is the cause, check the ACT! Log Viewer for the following error ...

Configuring Android devices with Exchange Server

What you will need..   First and foremost, you will need an Android phone with a data plan. You will also need a working Microsoft Exchange account that is available externally to your company.  The following information is necessary in order to set up your Exchange account: Exchange server address (this will most likely be ...

Christmas lights increase intermittency

Christmas lights increase intermittency
We would like to remind our subscribers of an issue which impacts broadband connections at this time of the year. It has been identified that an extremely small percentage of ADSL connections may be affected by interference from seasonal lighting which has been installed either internally or externally. When the lighting control unit is set ...